Karen is a faculty director for the UC Davis ADVANCE Program and a Professor of Chemical Engineering.
Dr. Miller is a Professor of Psychology in the Department of Human Ecology and the Director of the Adult Development Lab. Her research focuses on understanding the cognitive and motivational processes underlying health behaviors and the role of technology in supporting healthy lifestyles, particularly in later life.
Deb Niemeier's research focuses on developing highly accurate, accessible processes and emissions modeling and urban models that can be used in the public and private sector.
Sharon Strauss is an evolutionary ecologist who specializes in evolutionary ecology. She has been a faculty member with UC Davis for 24 years.
Dr. Sweeney is a Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at UC Davis School of Medicine. Her research focuses on basic and translational breast cancer research and she is also an experienced and award-winning medical educator.
President Adela de la Torre is an agricultural and health economist, and nationally recognized expert on Latino and Chicano health issues.
Sophie Barbu is the Assistant Director of the UC Davis ADVANCE Program. Ms. Barbu was selected for the competitive University of California Women’s Initiative for Professional Development award. She also serves as a member of the Status of Women at Davis Administrative Advisory Committee (SWADAAC) which is an advisory body to the Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources.
Erin specializes in quantitative analysis and evaluation of health outcomes studies and academic performance in higher education.
Ms. Jensen is currently pursuing her Masters in Physical Hydrology part-time in the Department of Land, Air and Water Resources at UC Davis.
I work as a Postdoctoral Scholar and am currently using proton NMR-based metabolomics to study changes in metabolism in both human and plant models with Dr. Carolyn Slupsky at the University of California Davis